North India Retreat 24 March - 09 April 2020

Information and booking form available HERE

"Thank you for the lovely retreat. I learned so much and you've given me a new impetus for my yoga practice. It was such a great and supportive atmosphere."

North India Yoga Retreat at the Basunti Private Retreat Centre

With Duncan Hulin and Andrea Guest

Basunti is an idyllic private lakeside retreat centre, set on a promontory in a nature reserve nestling in the foothills of the great Indian Himalaya. It is situated in the state of Himachal Pradesh in North India and surrounded by the waters of the Maharana Pratap Sagar. It sits at the heart of a wildlife reserve and has been developed sympathetically in accord with the local environment. Note, all twin rooms include a private balcony. As well as the opportunity for swimming in the lake, there is also a first class swimming pool and beautiful luscious, landscaped gardens.

North India Yoga Retreat: 24th March - 09th April 2020

This 15 day, full board package includes flights and transfers as follows:

  • Return flights from Birmingham to Amritsar.
    All internal transfers in India as follows::

    • Amritsar Airport to Basunti
    • Basunti to Mcleod Ganj via Kangra Fort
    • Mcleod Ganj to Basunti via Masroor Rock Temple
    • Basunti to Amritsar
    • Amritsar to Airport
    • Please note: each trip length is approximately 3+ hours except the last transit to the airport which is 20 minutes. The trip to Mcleod Ganj is a breakout from the retreat where you will have the opportunity to visit the Dalai Lama's temple, get up close to the mountains and do any shopping
     
  • 15 nights accommodation (including 13 nights at Basunti, 1 night in Mcleod Ganj, 1 night in Amritsar)
  • All meals (except lunch/ dinner /breakfast/lunch in Mcleod Ganj and lunch/dinner/breakfast/lunch in Amritsar)
  • 30+ yoga classes
  • Carbon emission footprint offsetting

The price excludes:

  • UK transfers to Birmingham and from Heathrow
  • Travel/Health insurance
  • India visa fee
  • 8 meals as mentioned above
  • Basunti staff tips and optional charitable donation
  • Afternoon excursions from Basunti, including trip to Bathu temples and rowing boat trip with local fishermen. (Optional and estimated at roughly £10 depending on numbers going)

Daily Routine

6:15am - wake up call

6:30am - tea served

7:00-8:30am - silent meditation, morning stretches, kriyas, pranayama (roof top or yoga shala)

9:00am - breakfast

10:30am-12:30pm - yoga asana practice (yoga shala)

1:00pm - lunch

3:45pm - afternoon tea

4:30-6:30pm - satsang, misc practices, pranayama & meditation (yoga shala and roof top)

7:30pm - dinner

10:00pm - retire

Price Details

Total Retreat Fee = £2995

Deposit  = £1000 on booking

Balance due = £1995 by the 15th November 2019

Once booked, further, helpful information will be provided on flights, visas, health, facilities, what to bring, etc.

Information and booking form available HERE

If you have any questions, email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Or call Duncan Hulin to speak personally on 01392 420573

 

 

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